The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Integration Bus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Integration Bus over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Integration Bus (formerly WebSphere Message Broker)
Rank 62 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus 2 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.26% 1.03% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 3.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £438 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
IBM Integration Bus
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 256 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 21.60% 26.26% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 199 99
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.61 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.05% -7.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

IBM Integration Bus
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing IBM Integration Bus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

IBM Integration Bus Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IBM Integration Bus
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Integration Bus across the Reading region.

IBM Integration Bus Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IBM Integration Bus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Integration Bus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for IBM Integration Bus.

1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) DataPower
3 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) JMS
3 2 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) DB2
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Unix
4 1 (25.00%) FTP
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Cryptography

IBM Integration Bus
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) FTP
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Integration Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft